• white, pink, and fuschia happy birthday flowers

    History of Birthdays: Why We Celebrate

    As a kid, and maybe even as an adult, there is no better day than your birthday. With cake, candles, flowers for birthday celebrations, and maybe even a good old-fashioned “me day” on the…

    August 5, 2021
  • Woman wearing flower crown in field of wildflowers

    How to Make a Flower Crown

    Whether you’re walking down the aisle or running through fields with your friends, flower crowns make every occasion a bit more fun. Weddings, a girls’ day out, a summer festival…all deserve these festive headdresses.…

    August 2, 2021
  • Prosecco cocktail with flowers
    Just Because

    Summer Cocktails with Flower Power

    This summer, from New York City to L.A. and all sites in between, friends are getting ready to gather again for good eats, light drinks, and great fun. If you want to do something…

    July 23, 2021
  • Vibrant orange, purple, peach, and green bouquet sitting in a window designed to showcase the flower's bold colors.
    DIY Just Because

    How to Photograph Flowers for Instagram

    Flowers are always ready for their close-up. With a vast variety of colors and hues, gorgeous petals, and their ability to make any setting pop, flowers capture nature’s beauty. Gorgeous flowers combine elegance with…

    July 19, 2021
  • flowers and coffee at the beach on self care day
    Just Because

    Self Care Day Ideas for 2021

    While caring for friends and sending flowers to family are nice things to do, you don’t want to forget about yourself. National Self Care Day is a great reminder to set some time aside…

    July 16, 2021
  • Woman planting begonia in a pot with garden tools
    Flower Care

    How to Take Care of Begonias (Indoor & Outdoor)

    With cheerful flowers and beautiful leaves, begonia plants (Begonia genus) make excellent additions to outdoor gardens and indoor planters. This group of plants includes over 2,000 species, so there’s a begonia that works for…

    July 9, 2021
  • Purple flower assortment - Roses, hydrangeas, lilacs, orchids
    Flower Facts

    Best Purple Flowers for Gardens and Bouquets

    Purple reigns royal among the top color options for floral gifts. With purple flower arrangements and purple flowering plants, you have plenty of options when you want to send a smile. Found wherever flowers…

    July 6, 2021
  • Blue flower field with a tree in the background for summer
    Flower Facts

    20 Most Beautiful Blue Flowers for Summer

    While it’s easy to find red, orange, and pink flowers, blue blooms are a bit of a hidden treasure…when you spot them you know you’ve found something worth keeping. Fortunately, there are some great…

    June 21, 2021
  • Just Because

    The Best Indoor Plants

    Is your house looking a little dark? Lackluster? Beige? Sometimes we get busy and choose things for our house and day-to-day life that are more functional than fashionable, and that’s fine! Function is also…

    June 14, 2021
  • New home, family moving into a new home
    Holidays & Occasions

    Best Housewarming Gift Ideas

    Housewarming gifts are a great way to wish your friends and family well as they start the journey in their new home. Whether someone is moving a few stories up to a new apartment…

    June 11, 2021
  • sunny fields of sunflowers with the ocean in the background
    Flower Facts

    Sunflower Meaning and Symbolism

    Take one look at a sunflower and you can’t help but feel a lil’ bit happier. With bright petals and big blooms, these flowers make a smiling statement. But don’t think sunflowers are simply…

    May 28, 2021
  • Sunflower arrangement by designer Kaylyn Hewitt

    How to Arrange Sunflowers

    Did someone say sunflowers? Just the mention of these bright blooms uplifts a room, and a bouquet of these beauties can brighten even the darkest of days. To help you make the most of…

    May 24, 2021
  • funeral casket flower arrangement with white flowers
    Holidays & Occasions

    A Guide to Funeral Flowers

    Funerals are a difficult time for everyone. The passing of a loved one is painful, and the thought that there’s nothing you can do or say to alleviate the pain makes them that much…

    May 20, 2021
  • Chrysanthemum arrangement by designer Kaylyn Hewitt

    How to Arrange Chrysanthemums

    As the cheerleaders of the flower world, mums add happiness and joy to any bouquet. Plus, they’re just plain adorable. And with blooms of all shapes and colors, it’s easy for everyone to find…

    May 14, 2021
  • tulips growing in a garden
    DIY Flower Care

    How to Plant and Grow Tulips

    Spring wouldn’t be complete without tulips. Their cheerful blooms welcome in warmer weather and make a great addition to any garden. We’re here to let you in on all you need to know about…

    May 10, 2021
  • Purple yellow and white tulips in a field highlight by sunshine
    Flower Facts

    Tulip Meaning and Symbolism

    With sweet petals and a wide variety of colors, tulips are a beloved flower. Whether you’re picking tulips from your spring garden or receiving a tulip delivery, it’s hard not to smile at these…

    May 7, 2021
  • DIY Plant Pots

    Gifts for Teachers Day: Mini Plant Pots

    While teachers always deserve our appreciation, we think this past year might take the cake. Whether your children have been meeting with their teachers in person or virtually, there’s no doubt these humans have…

    May 4, 2021
  • Child standing on bed to smell bouquet of multicolored roses
    Mother's Day

    Mom Unfiltered: Stories

    2021 hit mothers hard. Women have been disproportionately affected by the pandemic. Many mothers lost their jobs while being asked to suddenly become home school teachers. They’ve had to take on extra child care…

    May 3, 2021
  • Bees pollinating pink-white dahlia flowers
    Flower Facts Holidays & Occasions

    Best Flowers for Bees

    Who runs the world? Bees! While we love Queen Bee-yonce, this Earth Day, let’s take a moment and honor our yellow and black friends that play such an important role in our ecosystem. These…

    April 21, 2021
  • Mom holding up pizza face shirt and making a pretend like face.
    Mother's Day

    Mom Unfiltered: Pretend Like Face

    This is a thing: you once complimented your co-worker on her cute mouse pad covered in cows before you turned in a late receipt. Soon it becomes your thing. The cows. Every birthday gift…

    April 16, 2021
  • Tiffani Thiessen sitting on kitchen counter with a multicolored rose bouquet looking out the window.
    Mother's Day

    Mom Unfiltered with Tiffani Thiessen

    We all know Tiffani Thiessen from her iconic TV roles and currently as the host of MTV’s Deliciousness – but her most important role to date is Mom to her two kids. At The…

    April 14, 2021
  • Various edible flowers on a spoon.
    Flower Facts

    Edible Flowers: List and Guide

    Disclaimer: This information does not take the place of professional medical advice. Different people have various levels of tolerance to flowers. Not all flowers are edible. Do not use pesticides or chemicals on flowers…

    March 23, 2021
  • Earth at equinox, half day, half night

    Spring Equinox Facts and History

    Whether it feels like it or not, spring is almost here! Even if the weather is still a bit chilly and your garden flowers are tucked away, you can’t argue with the spring equinox.…

    March 5, 2021
  • Plant Gifts
    Just Because

    Cool Plants to Gift: Spring Edition

    Open up the windows and get ready to smell the flowers, because spring is here…or at least it’s on its way. One of the best parts about the arrival of this new season is…

    March 1, 2021
  • Scenic ocean view in background with red, pink, white, and yellow floral arrangement in foreground.

    Top Wedding Trends for 2021

    They say hindsight is 20/20. The good news is now we can look forward to 2021 with new wedding trends! We see a spike in intimate celebrations, creative venues like rental homes, and making…

    February 26, 2021
  • Woman on coach with valentine's day flowers.
    Valentine's Day

    At-Home Valentine’s Day Ideas

    After many days spent lounging on the couch and learning every nook and cranny of your house, another day at home might not sound too exciting. Not so fast! If you’re planning on staying…

    February 9, 2021
  • two friends sharing flowers and snacks.
    Valentine's Day

    Galentine’s Day 2021 Gift Guide

    Another Galentine’s Day is just around the corner, and that means it’s almost time to celebrate your dearest female friends. That’s right, February is for more than romance. Whether you’ll be spending Galentine’s Day…

    February 5, 2021
  • What Flowers Cause Allergies
    Flower Facts

    Flowers That Cause Migraines & Allergies

    Disclaimer: This information does not take the place of professional medical advice. Different people have varying tolerances to all substances, including flowers. Please refer to this information from the AAFA to learn more. Knowing…

    January 13, 2021
  • Orchid Meaning
    Flower Facts

    The Meaning and Symbolism of Orchids

    Knowing the meaning and symbolism of orchids is a way to send the message you want. Just by sight, it’s no wonder why they have withstood the test of time. The orchid flower remains…

    January 8, 2021
  • Three fresh cut roses on a kitchen table
    Flower Care

    Fresh Cut Flower Care Tips

    After you’ve unpacked your Bouq, it’s time to get to work caring for your fresh cut flowers. While your blooms will brighten up your home straight out of the box, it never hurts to…

    December 22, 2020
  • Person in Sweater Standing in Front of a Fireplace Holding a Red Christmas Flower Bouquet
    Holidays & Occasions

    Floral Holiday Decorating Ideas

    For elegant floral holiday decorating ideas we’ve short listed some of our most popular seasonal arrangements. Create a cozy inside atmosphere that still reflects the “seasonal enthusiasm” of your neighbors outdoor lighting. After you’ve…

    November 19, 2020
  • Woman wearing a red hood, holding a fall bouquet
    DIY Seasonal

    Virtual Halloween Party Ideas

    With the global pandemic playing tricks on our normal Halloween plans, it’s time to get a little creative this year. Even if trick-or-treating is canceled and you can’t gather around a cauldron of witches’…

    October 16, 2020
  • fun activities for kids at home

    30+ Fun Activities for Kids at Home

    This year, back to school doesn’t necessarily mean kids are heading out of the house. After months inside, it’s okay if you’re running out of ways to keep your little ones occupied. We’ve got…

    September 3, 2020
  • Virtual Birthday Packets
    Birthday DIY

    Get This Virtual Birthday Party Started

    With social distancing being the cool thing to do, we wanted to make celebrating in quarantine a lil’ easier for you. Transform your home (and help your guests transform theirs) into the best bday…

    August 13, 2020
  • How To Plant Flowers
    Flower Care

    Plant New Flowers from an Old Bouquet

    Have you ever wished to prolong the life of a bouquet you received? Maybe you want to preserve flowers from your wedding, have a holiday flower arrangement you love, or maybe you have a…

    August 4, 2021
  • Flowers and Their Meanings
    Flower Facts

    Ten Flowers in Mythology and Their Meaning

    Anyone who’s ever received a beautiful Bouq as a gift knows it can be a powerful gesture of gratitude, accomplishment, and affection. But a look at flowers in mythology can clarify just why flowers…

    August 3, 2021